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2 hrs ago | The Age

'Bought on rumour, sold on fact'

Aus shares continue week's gains. BHP Billiton Limited unveils an annual profit jump and plans to create a new $15B spin off entity.

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Related Topix: BHP Billiton, Mining, Agriculture, Household Products, Wesfarmers, 9

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5 hrs ago | Reuters

Australia shares reverse early losses to end higher, BHP slumps

Australian shares reversed early losses on Wednesday to edge higher as investors dumped shares of BHP Billiton after the global miner missed earnings expectations, though an upbeat finish on Wall Street helped boost the market.

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Related Topix: BHP Billiton, Mining

Tue Aug 19, 2014

GlobeNewswire

AETI Sells American Access Technologies

American Electric Technologies, Inc. , a leading supplier of power delivery solutions for the global energy industry, today announced it completed the sale of its American Access Technologies business to Fabricating Technologies, LLC on August 15, 2014 for $2.3 million in cash.

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Related Topix: Industrial Machines, American Access Technologies

Business Journal

a BHP to spin off new metal and mining company

Energy and mining giant BHP Billiton Ltd. will spin off its aluminum, manganese, nickel, silver and some of its coal operations into a new company, called only "NewCo" for now.

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Related Topix: BHP Billiton, Mining

AmericanBankingNews.com

BHP Billiton Limited Rating Lowered to Underperform at Credit Suisse

A number of other firms have also recently commented on BHP. Analysts at Cowen and Company raised their price target on shares of BHP Billiton Limited from $72.00 to $74.00 in a research note on Wednesday, July 30th.

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Related Topix: BHP Billiton, Mining

Brandon Sun

Handy and Harman fine silver quotation $22.003 oz., $707.40 kg.

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Related Topix: Industrial Machines, Handy and Harman

The Motley Fool

3 Reasons BHP Billiton Ltd Stock Could Fall

That's going to pay dividends over the long haul, but in the near term, economic growth and commodity prices are going to be a much bigger determinant of financial performance.

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Related Topix: BHP Billiton, Mining

Northern Life

Golden parachute for Cliffs boss

Gary Halverson's time as president and CEO of Cliffs Natural Resources was short but sweet; extremely sweet.

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Related Topix: Cleveland Cliffs, Mining

The Globe and Mail

BHP unveils spinoff plan, holds off on share buyback

A promotional sign adorns a stage at a BHP Billiton function in central Sydney August 20, 2013.

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Related Topix: BHP Billiton, Mining

Wall Street Journal

BHP Billiton Demerger Plan Disappoints U.K....

PLC's full-year earnings announcement on Tuesday. But investors seem to have decided the results weren't worth waiting for.

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Related Topix: BHP Billiton, Mining, Opinion

Wall Street Journal

BHP Billiton to Spin Off Assets

BHP Billiton Ltd. said its annual profit rose 23%, as it detailed plans to create a new company to house assets including nickel mines and aluminum smelters that would be listed on Australia's stock exchange.

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Related Topix: BHP Billiton, Mining

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Inside Bay Area

Oakland garbage lawsuit could lead to higher rates

The company that lost out on Oakland's $1 billion garbage and recycling contract is asking a judge to reject the City Council's decision last week to contract with a competing firm and force it back to the bargaining table.

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Related Topix: Oakland, CA, Wallbridge Mining Company, Mining, Alameda County, CA

KIII

Fire Investigators Look Into Cause Scrap Metal Recycling Plant Fire

The Corpus Christi Fire Department is investigating the cause of a business fire off Highway 44 that started 1 a.m. Monday at the Commercial Metals Company recycling branch on Agnes and Bronco.

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Related Topix: Fire, Commercial Metals, Mining

GlobeNewswire

American Electric Technologies CEO to Present at Midwest IDEAS Investor Conference

American Electric Technologies, Inc. , a leading provider of power delivery solutions for the global energy industry, announced today that Chief Executive Officer Charles Dauber will present at the Midwest IDEAS Investor Conference on Tuesday, August 26, 2014 at the Hard Rock Hotel in Chicago, IL.

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Related Topix: Industrial Machines, American Access Technologies

Sys-Con Media

Technical Pointers on Metals and Mining Equities -- Golden Star...

The gains were broad based as six out of ten sectors ended the session in positive.

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Related Topix: Stillwater Mining, Mining, Commercial Metals

Reuters

Ivanhoe Mines hires banks to explore options around DRC assets

Ivanhoe Mines has retained BMO Capital Markets Ltd and Morgan Stanley & Co as financial advisers to conduct a strategic review of its Kamoa and Kipushi copper projects in the Democratic Republic of Congo .

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Related Topix: Ivanhoe Mines, Mining, Stanley, Canada, Ivanhoe Energy, Energy, Oil & Gas

Sun Aug 17, 2014

The Washington Post

Potential $60 Billion Mine in Play With Rio Reviewing Its Stake

An abandoned mine with a potential copper and gold resource worth more than $60 billion is in play with Rio Tinto Group saying it's reviewing its controlling stake in the company that owns the deposit in Papua New Guinea.

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Related Topix: Rio Tinto Group, Mining, Papua New Guinea, Oceania, World News, Science / Technology

ABC15.com

JOBS: 10 Valley companies hiring now

If you are currently out of the workforce or looking for a new job, there are hundreds of employers looking for workers in the Valley.

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Related Topix: Phoenix, AZ, University of Arizona, Industrial Machines, Mobile Mini, Tempe, AZ

Seeking Alpha

Berkshire Ups Their Bet On Chicago Bridge & Iron

Bigger analyst firms like UBS and Barclays have a different take and have reiterated their "Buy" ratings and have price targets more than 40% above the current stock price.

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Related Topix: Chicago Bridge and Iron, Construction, Industrial Machines, Amazon, JC Penney, Retail, Sears Holdings Corporation, Financial Markets, Kinder Morgan Management, Financial Services, Energy, Oil & Gas

PR-inside.com

Now Available: Showa Denko K.K. (4004) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review provides you an in-depth strategic SWOT analysis of the company's businesses and operations.

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Related Topix: Mining, Showa Denko KK, World News, Japan,

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